Fuji Kiku 8 ®
Mutation of Fuji.
selected by Alois Braun at Miura / Aomori in Japan.
vigorous, open tree.
late, 2 days after Golden Delicious; very frost resistant; good pollinators are Gala, Golden Delicious, Idared.
good and high.
mid October; very good coloring.
caliber 75-80 mm; striped with a red-pink blush over a green-yellow background; very light russet.
very aromatic, crispy, juicy and sweet.
very good keeper and a long shelf life.
good fertilizing and pruning is necessary to avoid alternance.